There is anxiety in Kano and Sokoto states ahead of today’s judgments by the election petition tribunals in the cases challenging the election of Governors Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, respectively.
Senator Jibril Bello Gada has declared to contest for the governorship position of Sokoto State in 2019 under the umbrella of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
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A Boeing 737/500 flight from Sokoto to Abuja at about 1:45p.m. on Wednesday made an emergency landing back in Sokoto due to problems allegedly associated with the landing gear. One of the passengers, Ismail Sani, told PRNigeria in Sokoto that the Flight No 128 after half-way in its journey …...
Family and friends have been left completely shocked after a businesswoman reportedly strangled her own baby to death and threw its corpse into a latrine. One Rabiat Mustapha, a 30-year-old businesswoman in Sokoto, has been remanded in prison custody over alleged murder of her baby born out of...
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Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has commended the Nigerian Army for the establishment of a tertiary military hospital in the state, saying it will serve as centre of excellence for diseases of military importance. Tambuwal’s spokesman, Malam Imam Imam, in a statement yesterday...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared APC candidate, Alhaji Abdullahi Kalambaina, as winner of Saturday’s Kware/Wamakko Federal Constituency’s bye-election in Sokoto State.
Kalambaina polled 31,288 votes to defeat his closest rival, Alhaji Aminu Bello-Kware of...
Aminu Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto state is prepared to sacrifice his second term in office if that's what it will cost to conclude the ongoing verification exercise at the state and local government levels.
Speaking to newsmen, Tambuwal said, “There have been hues and cries over the...
A section of the Sokoto Old Market on Friday went up in flames, leading to loss of goods worth millions of naira.
Dozens of shops containing assorted food stuff, cooking oil, detergents and other household items were consumed by the fire.
A similar incident occurred on July 24, 2016 at the...
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Alhaji Musa Abubakar, Coordinator of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Sokoto State, is calling for an increment of the monthly allowances to corps members in the country.
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Abubakar spoke in Sokoto on Friday shortly after paying a courtesy...
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A 35-year old patient, Auwal Muhammad has been arrested for raping a 16-month old baby on his sick bed at the Orthopaedic department of sman Dan Fodio Teachng Hospital in Sokoto.
Muhammad, was said to be on admission following a motor accident in which he sustained fracture on one of his leg...